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Wingstop Appoints Larry Kruguer Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Wingstop Appoints Larry Kruguer Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Former President of International will now lead global expansion and operations in new executive role Wingstop Restaurants Inc. (NASDAQ: WING), the award-winning wing concept with more than 1,000 locations worldwide, today announced that Larry Kruguer has been appointed to the role of Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.  In […]

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Wingstop Appoints Scott McLeod Senior Vice President of Operations

Wingstop Appoints Scott McLeod Senior Vice President of Operations

Wingstop Restaurants Inc. (NASDAQ:WING), the award-winning fast-casual concept with 1,031 locations worldwide, today announced that it has hired restaurant industry veteran Scott McLeod as Senior Vice President of Operations. Mr. McLeod will be responsible for overseeing the chain’s domestic corporate and franchise operations as well as training. He will report […]

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Wingstop Announces Appointment of Madison Jobe as New Chief Development Officer

Wingstop Announces Appointment of Madison Jobe as New Chief Development Officer

Wingstop (NASDAQ:WING), the award-winning wing concept with more than 1,000 locations worldwide, today announced that Madison Jobe has joined the Company as Chief Development Officer. Mr. Jobe will be based in Dallas, Texas and report directly to Charlie Morrison, Wingstop President and CEO. Mr. Jobe is an experienced senior development […]

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Wingstop Celebrates the Opening of Its 900th Restaurant

Wingstop Celebrates the Opening of Its 900th Restaurant

The 900th Wingstop, located in Indonesia, reflects the company’s commitment to global expansion Wingstop Inc. (NASDAQ:WING) has opened its 900th location worldwide as the company continues to execute its growth strategy. The 900th restaurant is located in Indonesia in the city of Surabaya. This will be Wingstop’s 12th location in the […]

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Wingstop Inc. Appoints Wesley McDonald to Board of Directors

Wingstop Inc. Appoints Wesley McDonald to Board of Directors

Wingstop Inc. (NASDAQ:WING) today announced that Wesley McDonald has been appointed to the Company’s Board of Directors as an independent director, effective May 18, 2016.  Mr. McDonald will also serve on the Audit Committee.  Inclusive of this appointment, Wingstop’s Board of Directors now consists of seven members. Mr. McDonald has […]

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Wingstop Inc. Announces Pricing of Public Offering

Wingstop Inc. Announces Pricing of Public Offering

Wingstop Inc. (NASDAQ:WING) (“Wingstop” or the “Company”) has announced the pricing of a secondary offering of 5,750,000 shares of its common stock by certain selling stockholders at a public offering price of $24.00 per share. The offering includes an increase of 750,000 shares offered by certain of the selling stockholders […]

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Wingstop Introduces a Bold Barbeque Dry Rub With Smoke 9

Wingstop Introduces a Bold Barbeque Dry Rub With Smoke 9

Mesquite Bite With a Smoky Finish Flavor Available for a Limited Time Only Wingstop, Inc. (NASDAQ:WING), the award-winning wing concept with 845 locations worldwide, today announced it is now saucing and tossing a new, craveable wing flavor: Smoke 9, or #Smoke9 on social media. The new flavor is described as […]

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Wingstop Inc. Releases Preliminary Full Year 2015 Sales Results

Wingstop Inc. Releases Preliminary Full Year 2015 Sales Results

Reports 18.7% Unit Growth and 7.9% Domestic Same Store Sales Wingstop Inc. (NASDAQ:WING) today released preliminary unaudited sales results for the full year 2015 and fiscal fourth quarter periods ended December 26, 2015. Highlights for the fiscal year 2015 as compared to the fiscal year 2014: System-wide restaurant count increased 18.7% […]

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This Restaurant Chain Achieved 12 Years of Unstoppable Growth by Making 3 Changes to the Menu

This Restaurant Chain Achieved 12 Years of Unstoppable Growth by Making 3 Changes to the Menu

At Wingstop, simplicity trumps all. That means rare menu changes, minimal seating, and low costs. The strategy is helping the company become one of the hottest chains in the business. Wingstop increased total revenue 16.5% in the third quarter, the company reported in November. In 2015, it’s on track to […]

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Wingstop Inc. Signs 35 Unit Franchise Development Agreement With Sizzling Platter

Wingstop Inc. Signs 35 Unit Franchise Development Agreement With Sizzling Platter

Announcement Marks Largest Area Development Agreement to Date for Wingstop, Pushing Its Expansion Further Up the East Coast Wingstop Inc. (NASDAQ:WING), the award-winning wing concept with more than 800 locations across the globe, today announced a 35 unit development agreement with Sizzling Platter, a Utah-based restaurant management company with more […]

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Wingstop Inc. to Participate at the Barclays Eat, Sleep, Play - It's All Discretionary Conference

Wingstop Inc. to Participate at the Barclays Eat, Sleep, Play – It’s All Discretionary Conference

Wingstop Inc. today announced that it will participate at the Barclays Eat, Sleep, Play – It’s All Discretionary Conference. The conference is being held at Barclays headquarters in New York City. The Company will hold investor meetings on Tuesday, December 8th and webcast its presentation beginning at 9:45 AM ET. […]

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Wingstop Names Industry Leader Larry Kruguer President, International

Wingstop Names Industry Leader Larry Kruguer President, International

Appointment Positions Company for Continued International Expansion Wingstop Inc. (NASDAQ:WING) today announced that it has named Larry D. Kruguer as its new President of International. Kruguer will have responsibility for growing and developing key international markets for Wingstop and will report directly to President and Chief Executive Officer Charlie Morrison. […]

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Wingstop Inc. Files Registration Statement for Initial Public Offering of Common Stock

Wingstop Inc. Files Registration Statement for Initial Public Offering of Common Stock

Wingstop Inc. has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commission relating to the proposed initial public offering of its common stock.  The proposed public offering is expected to consist of common stock offered by Wingstop and selling stockholders.  The Company will not receive any […]

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Wingstop Names Bill Engen Chief Operating Officer

Wingstop Names Bill Engen Chief Operating Officer

Wingstop Restaurants, Inc. today announced the appointment of Bill Engen as Chief Operating Officer effective immediately. “Bill is a dynamic leader who brings a wealth of operations and management expertise to Wingstop,” said Charlie Morrison, Wingstop President and CEO. “We’re opening restaurants at record pace both in the U.S. and […]

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